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Summary: Examines "hyper-masculinity" as a destructive force in the personal development and socialization of boys and young men. Discusses the roles of popular culture and peer pressure in influencing boys to adopt a masculine pose.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Virgil Films 2016

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Grisham, John.

Summary: When his best friend disappears from her bedroom in the middle of the night, thirteen-year-old Theo uses his legal knowledge and investigative skills to chase down the truth and save April.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD GRI

Madaras, Lynda.

Summary: Discusses the changes that take place in a boy's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, reproductive organs, pubic hair, beards, pimples, voice changes, wet dreams, and puberty in girls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Newmarket Press 2007

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 613.953 MAD

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 613.953 MAD

Fusilli, Jim.

Summary: Pet Sounds is, rightly, one of the most celebrated pop albums ever released. It has also been written about, pored over, and analyzed more than most other albums put together. In this disarming book, Jim Fusilli focuses primarily on the emotional core of the album, on Brian Wilson's pitch-perfect cry of despair. In doing so, he brings to life the search for equilibrium and acceptance that still...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Continuum 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780.33 FUS

Madaras, Lynda.

Summary: Explanatory text and workbook exercises present information about such aspects of male puberty as penis size, masturbation, and acne..

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Market Press 1995

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 613.0425 MAD

Madaras, Lynda.

Summary: Discusses the changes that take place in a boy's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, reproductive organs, pubic hair, beards, pimples, voice changes, wet dreams, and puberty in girls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Newmarket Press 2000

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 613.9 Madaras

Miyazaki, Hayao

Summary: "Ponyo is a sweet-faced goldfish from a magical realm under the sea. One day, Ponyo's curiosity takes her far from home. After accidentally hitching a ride on a jellyfish, Ponyo washes up on the shore and is found by Sosuke, a kindly human boy. The two become fast friends and are swept away on an incredible adventure. Under her sorcerer father's influence, Ponyo is pulled back into the ocean...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J GRAPHIC MIY

Hamilton, Richard Ashley

Summary: Trollhunter Jim Lake, Jr. grapples with his new responsibilities, as the Trolls and his best friend Toby try to help by looking back at previous Trollhunters in similar times of crisis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Books 2018

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1 available in Graphic Novels, Call number: J GRAPHIC TRO

Bialik, Mayim

Summary: The television star and neuroscientist draws on scientific information and personal experience as the mother of sons to share advice on growing from a boy into a man, including physical changes, learning problems, and relationships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 613 BIA

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: Teenaged detectives Joe and Frank Hardy uncover a plot to sabotage a ski resort.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J HBA 5

Farrell, Warren

Summary: "What is the boy crisis? It's a crisis of education. Worldwide, boys are 50 percent less likely than girls to meet basic proficiency in reading, math, and science. It's a crisis of mental health. ADHD is on the rise. And as boys become young men, their suicide rates go from equal to girls to six times that of young women. It's a crisis of fathering. Boys are growing up with less-involved...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella, BenBella Books, Inc. 2018

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LeRoy, Dan.

Summary: Not only did "Paul's Boutique" transform the Beastie Boys from frat-boy novelty to critically lauded hip-hop giants, its groundbreaking collage of rhythm and recycled soundbites made it one of those rare releases that forever alters the course of popular music. Through interviews with Mike D, the Dust Brothers, and legendarily reclusive producer Matt Dike, among others, Dan LeRoy uncovers the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Continuum 2006

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Beard, Daniel Carter

Summary: Featuring a foreword by Roy C. Williams, Chief Scout Executive of The Boy Scouts of America, this handbook provides a wealth of ideas for fun and instructional projects for young boys. Includes plans for 16 kinds of kites, hot-air balloons, fishing tackle, one-person canoes, bird calls, squirt guns, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Derrydale Press 2001

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 790.1 BEA

Summary: This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Huckleberry 2005

Summary: While Scott struggles to find his place as an Alpha, he, Allison, and Stiles begin to experience strange side effects as a result of reigniting the power within Beacon Hills. They soon discover that the answer to their problems may be found in a new student named Kira, a girl with remarkable powers of her own.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer 2014

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TEE

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: "It's lights, camera, disaster for a film crew unless Frank and Joe can track down a saboteur in this cinematic Hardy Boys adventure--a fresh approach to a classic series. Joe and Frank Hardy are excited to be cast as extras in the zombie movie that's filming in their hometown. Not only is film production way more exciting than what usually goes on in Bayport, it also doesn't hurt that the lead...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J HBA 8

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: Joe and Frank investigate some pranks around Bayport, leading them to the Red Arrow, a crime gang.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J HBA

Reichert, Michael

Summary: Michael C. Reichert draws on his thirty years of experience researching the process by which boys become men to provide a roadmap for parents and educators who hope to help the boys they love and care about grow into strong, emotionally intelligent, and compassionate men. In this groundbreaking book, a leading psychologist and researcher of the journey from boyhood to manhood reveals the vital...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 649 REI

Gurian, Michael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.125 GUR

TenNapel, Doug.

Summary: When cardboard creatures come magically to life, a boy must save his town from disaster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix/Scholastic 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 TEN

Furudate, Haruichi

Summary: "Ever since he saw the legendary player known as 'the Little Giant' compete at the national volleyball finals, Shoyo Hinata has been aiming to be the best volleyball player ever! Who says you need to be tall to play volleyball when you can jump higher than anyone else? After Karasuno loses all of their practice games against Nekoma, the cracks in Karasuno's teamwork are more apparent than ever!...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 HAI

Fumino, Yuki

Summary: "Because of a hearing disability Kohei is often alone. Taichi is outspoken and cheerful. At first, Kohei keeps himself well guarded, but after he meets Taichi he slowly learns to open up."--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: One Peace Books 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 I

Amemiya, Yuki

Summary: "Teito joins the Black Hawks, unaware they are the very organization that has conspired to ruin his soul, end his life and revive the evil death god Verloren inside him. Using the military's sinister laboratory, they intend to brainwash Teito into giving Verloren tangible form! But Teito's true past resurfaces when he stumbles upon the grave of his best friend, Mikage" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 ZER

Peirce, Lincoln

Summary: "Can Nate Wright get any cooler? Not according to Nate himself. He's already P.S. 38's rockin'est drummer, finest poet (check out his haiku about Brazil nuts), and deepest thinker--in his own mind. But does Nate have what it takes to hang with Marcus, leader of the school's most notorious posse? Or will he decide that being cool isn't all it's cracked up to be?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Publishing 2015

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2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 PEI